Richmond demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)2,94211391
Median age34.534.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.2:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)53%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1840%48%43%
Speak English54%65%79%
Speak Spanish46%30%13%
Richmond, TX has a population of 11,939 and is the 3,429th largest city in the United States. The population density is 2,942 per sq mi which is 2504% higher than the Texas average and 3148% higher than the national average. The median age in Richmond is 35 which is approximately 1% higher than the Texas average of 34. In Richmond, 53% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 54% speak English and 46% speak Spanish. 67% of Richmond residents were born in Texas, 10% were born out of state, 0% were born outside of the United States and 22% were foreign born.

Did you know?

  • The population density in Richmond is 2504% higher than Texas.
  • The median age in Richmond is 1% higher than Texas.
  • In Richmond 75.19% of the population is White.
  • In Richmond 14.86% of the population is Black or African American.
  • In Richmond 0.54% of the population is Asian.

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      Richmond population breakdown by race

      Black or African American14.86%11.95%12.63%
      American Indian0.23%0.48%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.13%0.08%0.18%
      Mixed race2.73%2.50%3.06%
      Other race6.32%5.79%4.75%
      In Richmond, 60.4% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

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      Source: The Richmond, TX demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).